Gujarat Innovation Society (GIS) has taken shape under the direct guidance of the then Hon. Prime Minister of India Shri Narendrabhai Modi. Dr. Vasa is associated as Vice Chairman with Gujarat Innovation Society since 2011.
GIS is working towards creating and inculcating the culture of INNOVATION within Gujarat with focus on Micro, Small and Medium Scale Industries (MSME), Students/Faculties, and any Individual with passion to Innovate. The objective of GIS is to improve and promote the protection of Patents on both an international and national basis.
With the initiative of Dr. Vasa, as a Vice Chairman Gujarat Innovation Society had instituted various Awards like Gujarat Ratna – Life for Innovation, Hercules Award, Achiever Award and Trend Setter Award for the individual who are continuously engaged in Innovation activities.